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How Long is Downtime for Tummy Tuck?

I'm a 32-year-old LPN and I want to have a tummy tuck. How long will I have to be off work? Is it a good idea to have the tummy tuck now if I am... READ MORE

What is the recovery time for a tummy tuck and breast augmentation?

Can I get both procedures done at the same time? What is the excepted recovery time? When would I be able to go back to work? exercise? resume normal... READ MORE

How Long After a Tummy Tuck Can U pick Up a 50 Lbs Bag- I Work for the Airline

I'm a smoker I have not smoked after the op but I'm healing well but I'm having pain and brusing on my back and I'm wearing my (faja)... READ MORE

How Much Rest Do I Need After a Tummy Tuck?

Only 12 days after my op and i have been told to rest plenty but unsure what plenty means READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Recovery vs Hysterectomy Recovery?

Are the 2 recoveries similar, I can remember the gas pains being bad after hysterectomy, should I expect gas pains after a fully tummy tuck, lipo and... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Vs Abdominal Liposuction

What is the down time of a Tummy Tuck versus an ab liposuction? Also, how long will it be before you see results of Tummy Tuck versus ab lipo? READ MORE

3 Weeks Long Enough to Recover from Tummy Tuck and Breast Reduction?

I have tummy tank and breast reduction surgery next week. I took only 3 weeks off on my job, I'm a day care teacher. Is it enough? READ MORE

I am 2.5 Week Out of a TT, When Can I Dance on Stage Like I Use To?

I am an adult entertainer. I had my tummy tuck surgery approx. 2 1/2 weeks ago. I have returned to work. i dont do pole tricks yet and I dont do the... READ MORE

Can you get an arm lift and tummy tuck at the same time?

I was thinking of doing arm lift and breast augmentation but think it would be better to do arm lift and tummy tuck together. Is it possible to do... READ MORE

I Am Having Major Tummy Tuck in 7 Weeks, How Long Before Can Go Back to Horse Riding Job?

I am having major tummy tuck in 7 weeks but i am a yard manager mucking out 20 horses a day as well as teaching people to ride. it is very manual, how... READ MORE

I'm a Hairdresser when Can I Go Back to Work After a TT?

I'm a hairdresser..that is not hard work...how long should i be out Im having a tummy tuck with lipo...my job is a hair stylist..I stand..and cut hair... READ MORE

I Am Having a Tummy Tuck & BA & Lift and I Drive Haulpack is 3wks Enough Time off Work? (photo)

I am a 40 y/o/f having a Tummy Tuck and a BA and lift - I am hoping to go from a sagging C cup to a BOLD D or DD - I am unsure. Do you feel a TT will... READ MORE

Only Get 3 Weeks Off Work, Am I a Candidate for Tummy Tuck Without Muscle Repair? (photo)

I'm a liric singer, and I cannot stay away from work more than three weeks! And I use my abdominal muscles to sing, so I NEED THEM totally healed... READ MORE

Estimated Time off of Work from Abdominoplasty with Complications?

I had an abdominoplasty with plication on 10/12/11. The procedure lasted around 4 1/2 hours. Later that same night while in recovery I had internal... READ MORE

Safe Way to Make the Swelling Subside Quickly After Full TT and Lipo?

I had a full TT with lipo to the flanks/lateral thighs on 24 April. I tried to go back to work today (7 May, 2 weeks PO) and could not fit into my... READ MORE

I'm 4 Weeks Post Op After Tummy Tuck Should I Be Working in a Strenuous Environment?

I work with ups and fedex shipping. I am lifting up to 30lbs and bending over all day. Is this dangerous? READ MORE

Does a tummy tuck get rid of your love handles? (Photo)

What would a tummy tuck include stomach upper and lower and probably pubic area but would it cover the love handles or would I need lipo there? How... READ MORE

Weighing pros and cons of when to get a TT. Spring, but getting back to work quickly, or summer break with kids at home. (photo)

I am a teacher, with a light class load, and am considering having the procedure done this spring, and returning to work 7-11 days after surgery.This... READ MORE

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